Roxanne Converse-Whiting

If a flower blooms in a pasture, is it’s beauty evident? If a flower blooms on the grassland where no one will see it, does it’s magnificence matter?

“...So our troubles, we think, are basically of our own making,” is a quote I’ve been told from the Big Book-Alcoholics Anonymous.

I got lost twice this past week. One in a literal sense and one in a metaphorical sense. Both provided an interesting learning opportunity.

One of my favorite short stories is “The Last Leaf” by O. Henry. It is about a woman who is watching leaves fall from a tree outside her windo…

Boundaries. Currently, they come in many unique forms. Masks, gloves, and six foot distances marked on floors.

I flipped the page on the daily calendar. The message read, “Try to find a place where you are surrounded by the sounds of nature-a waterfall,…

I have the privilege of teaching English to Chinese children online almost every morning. I gather my coffee-induced energy at 5 a.m. and teac…

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